Last edited 21 Mar 2017

Conservation articles and news

IHBC Marsh Awards - £500 and a free place at the IHBC Annual School

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Know a great learner? Celebrate their successful learning in heritage activities with a nomination (closes 31 March).


IHBC Course Connection Day 2016 on YouTube

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Students’ videos offer first hand insights to diverse philosophies at the institute’s main annual event supporting conservation students.


IHBC East Anglia offers CPD on traditional repairs 16 May

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One-day workshop on ‘traditional repairs’ - with talks and hands-on experience of lime plaster, wattle and daub, clay lump and timber frame repair.


IHBC CPD boost

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Context on the 2016 School tours which visited different sites in Worcester and considered how conservation and heritage can been seen in the city today.


£200,000 funding to help transform the UK planning system

A mix of enterprises (SMEs) and local planning authorities have been selected by Future Cities Catapult to receive £200,000 to transform outdated planning systems.


MPs seek to cut bill for Houses of Parliament repairs

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The Treasury select committee has queried the £3.5bn cost of building work and is investigating if a temporary shutdown can be avoided.


Belfast Victorian baths become hi-tech co-working space

The BBC reports that the listed The Ormeau Baths building in Belfast is to become a co-working space for freelancers and small businesses.